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Stewartville, MN (KROC AM News) - A Stewartville man is accused of using a baseball bat to attack the boyfriend of his former girlfriend.

Olmsted County deputies were called to a residence in the 300 block of 23rd St NW around 3:00 pm Monday by the former girlfriend. She said 28-year-old Preston Landrum was hitting the car her boyfriend was in with the bat.

Olmsted County ADC

Her boyfriend apparently tried to stop Landrum and started getting out of the car. That’s when Landrum allegedly hit him in the left leg with the bat. The man was hurt but did not seek medical attention. Damage to the car included a broken windshield

Landrum drove off when deputies arrived but after a short pursuit, was apprehended.  He was arrested on felony assault and damage to property charges.

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